February 2009

ECU POLITICAL SCIENCE SENIOR ATTENDING NIGH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

Aleisha Brewer, a senior political science major from Wister, will represent East Central University at the four-day Nigh Leadership Academy that begins April 3.

Picture of Aleisha BrewerThe academy is named for ECU graduate and prominent Oklahoma statesman George Nigh.

KGOU PUBLIC RADIO TO BUILD NEW STATION IN ADA

University of Oklahoma public radio station KGOU is planning to build a primary station in Ada, with the aid of a federal grant program and members of the community. KGOU General Manager Karen Holp and other station staff members will be at a public meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday [FEB. 24] at East Central University to share information about the proposed station. The meeting will be held in the Regents Room in the Memorial Student Union.

HOLLINGSWORTH, HIBLER PERFORMING CONCERT FEB. 26 AT ECU

Dr. Mark Hollingsworth and Dr. Starla Hibler, music faculty members at East Central University, will present a concert of music for clarinet and piano at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26 [THURSDAY] in the Dorothy Summers Theatre. Admission is free.

Performance selections include "Theme and Variations" by Jean Francaix, "Rumanian Whirling Dance" by James Sclater, "Time Pieces" by Robert Muczynski and "Variations on a Russian Romance" by Ernesto Cavallini.

ECU REPRESENTATIVE VISITING BYNG HIGH SCHOOL

A representative from East Central University will be at Byng High School at 9 a.m. Friday [FEB. 20] to provide information for students and parents about enrolling at ECU. University recruiter Jimmie Skender will answer questions about financial aid, the enrollment process, degree programs, housing, costs, campus life and other topics. Both parents and students are encouraged to attend.

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ECU REPRESENTATIVE VISITING ATOKA HIGH SCHOOL

A representative from East Central University will be at Atoka High School at 11:05 a.m. Thursday [FEB. 26] to provide information for students and parents about enrolling at ECU. University recruiter Jimmie Skender will answer questions about financial aid, the enrollment process, degree programs, housing, costs, campus life and other topics. Both parents and students are encouraged to attend.

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ECU REPRESENTATIVE VISITING MAUD HIGH SCHOOL

A representative from East Central University will be at Maud High School at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday [FEB. 24] to provide information for students and parents about enrolling at ECU. University recruiter Jimmie Skender will answer questions about financial aid, the enrollment process, degree programs, housing, costs, campus life and other topics. Both parents and students are encouraged to attend.

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PIANIST TO BRING 'MAGIC OF THE PIANO' TO ADA FEB. 27

Pianist Scott Carrell will combine artistic playing with informative comments to bring the world's greatest music to life in a concert Feb. 27[FRIDAY] at the Ada Arts & Heritage Center. The Magic of the Piano features standard classical works as well as lesser-known masterpieces and will begin at 7:30 p.m.

ECU TRIP TO UKRAINE, RUSSIA STILL ACCEPTING PARTICIPANTS

The tour in May of two East Slavic countries and their three major cities still can accept participants, said Dr. Mara Sukholutskaya, professor of English and languages at East Central University.

She will lead the tour to Kiev, Ukraine, and Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia, from May 13-31.

ECU REPRESENTATIVE VISITING SHAWNEE HIGH SCHOOL

A representative from East Central University will be at Shawnee High School at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday [FEB. 17] to provide information for students and parents about enrolling at ECU. University recruiter Jimmie Skender will answer questions about financial aid, the enrollment process, degree programs, housing, costs, campus life and other topics. Both parents and students are encouraged to attend.

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ECU REPRESENTATIVE VISITING OKEMAH HIGH SCHOOL

A representative from East Central University will be at Okemah High School at 11 a.m. Friday [FEB. 25] to provide information for students and parents about enrolling at ECU. University recruiter Ali Lawson will answer questions about financial aid, the enrollment process, degree programs, housing, costs, campus life and other topics. Both parents and students are encouraged to attend.

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